Experience Gothenburg

Gothenburg is a lovely city so make sure to experience the city and make the most of your time while you're here to run Göteborgsvarvet Half Marathon.

Accomodation:Where to stay while in Gothenburg

Read about the different alternatives to accomodation we suggest during your stay in Gothenburg.

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Transportation:How to get around in Gothenburg

A lot of people will be out and about during the whole week of Göteborgsvarvet so remember to have plenty of time to spare when planning your trip and transportation routes. Don´t forget, the distribution of race bibs is held at Göteborgsvarvet Expo (Swedish Exhibition and Congress Centre).

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See and do:What to see and do in Gothenburg

The month of May is a lovely time to visit Gothenburg. The days are long, flowers are in full bloom, and the Swedish people are out and about. Experience the best of Gothenburg - with the charm of a small town and the opportunities of a big city.

Experience Gothenburg

Take the train to Göteborgsvarvet

Do you live in och near Stockholm, Katrineholm or Skövde?

Travel with Göteborgsvarvets train til Gothenburg in May 16th. You get there and home in time you have time to releax on the train and fokus on the race. All runners that book this train will be guaranteed starting group 9 or earlier.

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  • Eat and drink: Restaurants

    Experience Swedish west coast cuisine at Gothenburg’s best restaurants. First-class seafood and classic meatballs are waiting for you!

    Eat and drink

  • Events and exhibitions: Find your event

    Gothenburg always offers daily events, such as concerts, exhibitions, and children activities. Take a look and find an event that suits you!

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  • Sightseeing and shopping: See the city

    Believe it or not – there’s more to Gothenburg than just the race! Don’t miss sightseeing and shopping in Sweden’s second largest city.

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